India’s Covid-19 tally lumped to 4,33,19,396 on Tuesday with 9,923 new covid cases. While the number of active cases rose to 79,313. According to a Union health ministry report. The mortality toll lumped to 5,24,890 with 17 new deaths. The 17 new deaths include six from Delhi, five from Kerala, two from Maharashtra, and one each from Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, West Bengal and Uttar Pradesh.
Of the total 5,24,890 casualties detailed so far in the country. 1,47,888 were from Maharashtra, 69,889 from Kerala, 40,113 from Karnataka. 38,026 from Tamil Nadu, 26,238 from Delhi, 23,527 from Uttar Pradesh and 21,209 from West Bengal.
The health ministry emphasised that over 70 percent of the casualties occurred due to comorbidities. “Our figures are being coordinated with the Indian Council of Medical Research,” the ministry said on its website. Adding that the state-wise distribution of figures is subject to further verification and rectification.
The active cases consist of 0.18 percent of the total diseases. The national COVID-19 recuperation rate was detailed at 98.61 per cent, the ministry said.
An escalation of 2,613 cases logged in the active COVID-19 caseload in a spell of 24 hours. The daily positivity rate was reported at 2.55 percent and the weekly positivity rate at 2.67 percent, the ministry said.
The number of individuals who have recovered from the virus surged to 4,27,15,193. While the case death rate reached 1.21 percent, it said. So far, 196.32 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been supervised in the country under the nationwide immunization drive, according to the ministry.
India’s COVID-19 tally surpassed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 2020. 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. It exceeded 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11. Crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20. And went past the 1-crore mark on December 19.
India surpassed the grim milestone of 2 crore on May 4. 3 crore on June 23 and 4 crore on January 25 this year.
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